Saudi Arabia

Aramco Chalks Up Arab Super Light Sales Successes As Export LaunchNears

Although initial exports of Saudi Arabia's Arab Super Light (ASL) crude arenot slated to begin until next month, Aramco's long-running if rather lowprofile pre-launch marketing program seems to be paying off handsomely, ensuringa smooth Asian market debut for the new high-gravity, low-sulfur blend. Indeed,not only has the company succeeded in lining up both non-traditional and...